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2014 Media Kit

International Trade

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Report warns G8 of stealthy surge in protectionism

AJOT | June 11, 2013 | International Trade

Major economies competing to restore export-led growth are stealthily imposing more protectionist measures than at any time since the financial crisis began, a leading trade monitoring group said in a report seen by Reuters on Wednesday. Read More »

Amber Road opens EMEA headquarters in Munich

AJOT | June 10, 2013 | International Trade

Amber Road, a leading provider of HYPERLINK "http://www.amberroad.com/html/solutions.shtml"global trade management solutions (GTM), has announced that it has opened an office in Munich, Germany to serve as its EMEA headquarters. Read More »

EU to seek WTO ruling against Chinese steel duties

AJOT | June 10, 2013 | International Trade

The European Union plans to lodge a complaint with the World Trade Organization against Chinese duties on steel tubes used in power plants, EU sources said, opening another front in a rapidly escalating trade conflict with Beijing. Read More »

China trade data underscores growth worries

AJOT | June 09, 2013 | International Trade

China's exports posted their lowest growth rate in almost a year in May while imports unexpectedly fell, government data showed on Saturday, underlining concerns that growth in the world's second-largest economy could slow anew in the second quarter. Read More »

Premium Article  Scrap paper exports to China face pressures; Ekman forges forward

AJOT | May 07, 2013 | International Trade

According to Resource Information Systems Inc. (RISI), an information provider for the forest products industry, world recovered paper demand has grown by around 70 million tonnes (45 percent) in the last ten years (2001-11). Demand in Asia represents the majority of this growth, increasing by about 60 million tonnes during that time period. Demand in China, alone, grew 260 percent, largely because of growing demand for paper and board demand, especially on the recycled paper and board side. Read More »

Premium Article  Steel scrap: a world traded commodity

AJOT | May 07, 2013 | International Trade

Market has seen growth but some international players restrict trade. Steel scrap is increasingly being regarded as a raw material for manufacturing new products worldwide. As a result ferrous scrap--iron and steel--has become a world-traded commodity. Read More »

Premium Article  Russian trade off

George Lauriat | March 21, 2013 | International Trade


By George Lauriat, AJOT

On August 22nd 2012, after an eighteen-year plus courtship, Russia joined the World Trade Organization (WTO). After so many years in the cold, some expected Moscow to warm to the commercial advantages that WTO member Read More »

Premium Article  Port Miami, Port Rotterdam forge links to expand perishables trade

Karen Thuermer | March 21, 2013 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

By Karen E. Thuermer, AJOT

PortMiami and the Port of Rotterdam have a lot in common. Both are focusing on Year 2015, cementing closer relations, and expounding on their advantages to become yet even more significant perishables ports. In fac Read More »

Premium Article  Alaska Seafood demand to North Asia

Robert Wallack | March 21, 2013 | International Trade

By Robert L. Wallack, AJOT

Bering Sea Opilio snow crab catch reports of January show harvesting season well under way and within Total Allowable Catch of 66 million pounds. Alaska seafood producers are landing vessels at Unalaska, Dutch Har Read More »

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